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Real Estate

Albuquerque’s real estate market is on the rise, and now is a great time to start a new career as a Real Estate Agent with help from UNM Continuing Education!

UNM Continuing Education offers a week night pre-licensing program, totalling 90 credit hours. There are three sections: Real Estate Law (30 hours), Real Estate Principles and Practice (30 hours), and Broker Basics (30 hours). Students will study and discuss all the New Mexico Real Estate Commission’s required topics for the pre-licensing. Register for all three courses above and get a free bonus Exam Prep Course, plus 10% off if registering for all three at once. Tuition remission eligible.

Students will earn accreditation toward the New Mexico state licensure examination with successful completion of this program.

UNM Continuing Education also offers mandatory courses for current realtors.

New Mexico Real Estate Commission: Mandatory Courses.

Attention: If you have already completed your 2018 NMREC Core Course, get ahead and take the 2019 NMREC Core Course this year. Two 2019 courses will be offered this December:

Class Name

This four (4) hour commission‐approved continuing education course that all brokers are required to complete annually as a condition of license renewal. The intention of the CORE course is to deliver the material and content in a format that encourages adult learning and with a focus creating betted educated licensees who are aware of how to best lower E&O claims both in quantity and dollar amounts.

Note: Tuition remission eligible

37403 | $40

NMREC CORE Course (2019) - SPA‐PD

1/16/2019
Wed 2:00 PM ‐ 6:00 PM(1 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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NMREC CORE Course (2019) - SPB‐PD

1/16/2019
Wed 9:00 AM ‐ 1:00 PM(1 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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NMREC CORE Course (2019) - SPC‐PD

2/13/2019
Wed 9:00 AM ‐ 1:00 PM(1 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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NMREC CORE Course (2019) - SPD‐PD

2/13/2019
Wed 2:00 PM ‐ 6:00 PM(1 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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NMREC CORE Course (2019) - SPE‐PD

3/13/2019
Wed 9:00 AM ‐ 1:00 PM(1 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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NMREC CORE Course (2019) - SPF‐PD

3/13/2019
Wed 2:00 PM ‐ 6:00 PM(1 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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NMREC CORE Course (2019) - SPG‐PD

4/24/2019
Wed 9:00 AM ‐ 1:00 PM(1 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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NMREC CORE Course (2019) - SPH‐PD

4/24/2019
Wed 2:00 PM ‐ 6:00 PM(1 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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NMREC CORE Course (2019) - SPI‐PD

5/15/2019
Wed 9:00 AM ‐ 1:00 PM(1 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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NMREC CORE Course (2019) - SPJ‐PD

5/15/2019
Wed 2:00 PM ‐ 6:00 PM(1 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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Real Estate Pre-Licensing Courses:

Class Name

Gain an understanding of the general legal principles of real estate, focusing primarily on contract and agency law. Learn the current rules and regulations of the New Mexico Real Estate Commission. Earn accreditation toward the New Mexico state licensure examination with successful completion of this course. Student is responsible for the textbook. It can be obtained from online resources or from instructor directly. Please contact instructor, Jim Stringfield, for textbook question. His email is: Jim@west2myhome.com. Please note: If you decide to purchase textbook from instructor, confirm with Jim a week before class starts,; otherwise the textbook may not deliver on time. Note:

Note: Tuition remission eligible

37400 | $375

Real Estate Law - SPA‐PD

1/8/2019 - 1/31/2019
Tue, Thu 5:30 PM ‐ 9:30 PM(8 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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Gain a basic knowledge of the real estate business, covering all aspects of the profession. Study real estate finance and appraisal methods, Earn accreditation toward the New Mexico state licensure examination with successful completion of this course. Textbook: Same textbook as Course#37400 Real Estate Law. If you need more information for textbook, please contact instructor, Jim Stringfield, at jim@west2myhome.com Note: No class on Memorial Day 5/28/18, make up date will be 5/29/18.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible.

37401 | $375

Real Estate Principles and Practice - SPA‐PD

2/5/2019 - 2/28/2019
Tue, Thu 5:30 PM ‐ 9:30 PM(8 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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Understand the most ecent changes made to the New Mexico Real Estate Licensing regulations! This 30 hourse class satisfies one of the requirements necessary to become a licenced real estate broker in New Mexico. Learn about agency relationships and law, listing and purchasing agreements, risk management, trust account responsibilities, and other related subjects. Textbook: Same textbook as Course#37400 Real Estates Law. If you need more informaiton about textbook, please contact instructor, Jim Stringfield, at jim@west2myhome.com Note: No class on Memorial Day, make up date will be 5/29/18 No class on 6/6/18, make up date will be 6/7/18

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible.

37402 | $375

Broker Basics - SPA‐PD

3/5/2019 - 3/28/2019
Tue, Thu 5:30 PM ‐ 9:30 PM and Tue, Thu 5:30 PM ‐ 9:30 PM(8 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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This course will include two parts: Exam Rapid Review and Pass to Success. Ok, you are so close to have a real estate license, but how do you generate business and make money in the Albuquerque market. Wondering when the real estate market will change and what you should know about it. Is this the best time to consider moving into professional real estate? What are the greater Albuquerque market trends and what might they suggest about the future? Participants will walk away with the basic concepts of business budget, setting goals, and a definitive process describing how to generate business. This seminar will prepare new licensees and potential licensees with the basic building blocks needed to succeed in our Residential Real Estate Industry. Instructor Jim Stringfield, Qualifying Broker, and NMREC approved instructor.

37404 | $0

Bonus Real Estate Exam Prep and Pass to Success - SPA‐PD

3/28/2019
Thu 5:30 PM ‐ 9:30 PM(1 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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Gain an understanding of the general legal principles of real estate, focusing primarily on contract and agency law. Learn the current rules and regulations of the New Mexico Real Estate Commission. Earn accreditation toward the New Mexico state licensure examination with successful completion of this course. Student is responsible for the textbook. It can be obtained from online resources or from instructor directly. Please contact instructor, Jim Stringfield, for textbook question. His email is: Jim@west2myhome.com. Please note: If you decide to purchase textbook from instructor, confirm with Jim a week before class starts,; otherwise the textbook may not deliver on time. Note:

Note: Tuition remission eligible

37400 | $375

Real Estate Law - SPB‐PD

4/16/2019 - 5/9/2019
Tue, Thu 5:30 PM ‐ 9:30 PM(8 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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Gain a basic knowledge of the real estate business, covering all aspects of the profession. Study real estate finance and appraisal methods, Earn accreditation toward the New Mexico state licensure examination with successful completion of this course. Textbook: Same textbook as Course#37400 Real Estate Law. If you need more information for textbook, please contact instructor, Jim Stringfield, at jim@west2myhome.com Note: No class on Memorial Day 5/28/18, make up date will be 5/29/18.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible.

37401 | $375

Real Estate Principles and Practice - SPB‐PD

5/14/2019 - 6/6/2019
Tue, Thu 5:30 PM ‐ 9:30 PM(8 Session Total)
Jim Stringfield
CE South Building

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Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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